Saluda School

Saluda School Theme:

1922-2022:  100 Years of Greatness and Counting . . . 

 

Classroom News:

First Grade Gives Thanks

Mrs. Fletcher’s and Mrs. Burnett’s first grade classes showed gratitude to soldiers for Veteran’s Day.  Students wrote letters of thanks and made crafts for members of the United States Air Force. Recently retired, Robert “Mitch” Harrower, parent of a first grade student, spoke to the classes for Veteran’s day about his service to our country...
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Ice Cream Party

These 3rd graders brought in more than 300 items for our canned food drive. They were treated to an ice cream party which included the following . . . Chocolate, vanilla, banana split and cookie dough options with whip cream, chocolate sauce, caramel, strawberry topping, cherries, marshmallows and of course a cone! Yummy!
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Food Drive

Saluda Elementary is having a Food Drive for the Pop Up Pantry in Saluda. Ms. Rogers and her 4th graders created a “Path to End Hunger” with their donated food items.
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Strawberry Hill Trip

Our Kindergarten and First Grade classes enjoyed a field trip to Strawberry Hill USA last week. The field trip’s educational focus was on farming, irrigation, and the life cycle of pumpkins. Students also enjoyed a hayride, petting zoo, climbing a giant pile of hay and sliding down the enormous spider inspired slides. Each student picked...
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First Grade Lunch Bunch

Some first graders enjoyed lunch bunch with Ms. Mostel this past week. The discussion included: favorite things to do with our families, what super power we would want, and all decided that the super power of turning things to gold by touch was one no one wanted. Students then asked their own questions to one...
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“Say No to Bullying” Week

Students participated in activities this past week to help remind them to “Say No to Bullying.” Monday was “Sock it to Bullying.” Tuesday was “Team up again bullying.” Wednesday was “Put a lid on bullying.” Thursday was “Don’t sleep on bullying.” Friday was “Be a hero and stand up for others.”
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Lunch Bunch – 3rd Grade

Some of our 3rd graders had lunch with the principal this week. They tried to convince Ms. Mostel that ranch dressing belongs on pizza. They debated it – but the 3rd graders never convinced Ms. Mostel to try it!
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Lunch Bunch – 4th Grade

This past week, some 4th grade students had a chance to eat with the principal. During lunch the students got to discuss their aspirations, interests, and they got to know each other a little better. Students took this opportunity to ask Ms. Mostel questions and make suggestions about Saluda Elementary.  Ms. Mostel looks forward to...
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Gravity Egg Drop

Mrs. Fletcher’s 1st grade class participated in an egg drop experiment to enhance their study of gravity. Students have been learning about force and motion in science and are enjoying the experiments. Today they planned, created, built, and tested their contraptions to protect their egg when dropped from the top of the slide on the...
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